High blood pressure in coronary artery disease: when to start treating and what to target? Eur Heart J, European Heart Journal (2018) 0, 1–3

The New England Journal of Medicine

Smoky cessation , weight change , type 2 diabetes and mortality
Y Hu, G Zong, G liu
New Engl J Med 2018; 379: 623-32

Risk factors , mortality and cardiovascular outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes 
A Rawshani, H Rawshani, S Franzen
New Engl J Med  2018; 379:633-44

The Lancet

Effect of aspirin on risks of vascular events and cancer  according to body weigth and dose: analysis  of individual patients data from randomised trials
PM Rothwell, NR Cook, JM Gaziano
Lancet 2018; 392: 387-94

Urinary sodium excretion , blood pressure, cardiovascular disease and mortality: a community-level prospective epidemiological cohort study
A Mente, M O’Donnell, S Rangarajan
Lancet 2018; 392:496-506

Non-invasive detection of coronary inflamation using computed tomography and prediction of residual cardiovascular risk (the CRISP CT study): a post -hoc analysis of prospective outcome data
EK Oikonomou, M Marewan, NY Desai
Lancet 2018; 392: 929-39

Journal of Hypertension

Increased risk of cognitive impairment and more severe brain lesions in hypertensive compared to non‐hypertensive patients with cerebral small vessel disease
Aleksandra M. Pavlovic, Tatjana Pekmezovic, Jasna Zidverc Trajkovic, Gordana Tomic, Edita Cvitan, Nada Sternic
J Clin Hypertens. 2018;20:1260–1265.

British Medical Journal

Screening for Atrial Fibrillation With Electrocardiography. US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

Fixed Low-Dose Triple Combination Antihypertensive Medication vs Usual Care for Blood Pressure Control in Patients With Mild to Moderate Hypertension in Sri Lanka. A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Aspirin Plus Clopidogrel vs Aspirin Alone for Preventing Cardiovascular Events Among Patients at High Risk for Cardiovascular Events

The Journal of Clinical Hypertension

Home blood pressure monitoring in the 21st century

The importance of pulse pressure on cardiovascular risk and total mortality in the general population: Is sex relevant?

Revista Hypertension

Association Between Prepregnancy Cardiovascular Function and Subsequent Preeclampsia or Fetal Growth Restriction Novelty and Significance

Pregnancy Weight Gain Before Diagnosis and Risk of PreeclampsiaNovelty and Significance. A Population-Based Cohort Study in Nulliparous Women

Does Obstructive Sleep Apnea Influence Blood Pressure and Arterial Stiffness in Response to Antihypertensive Treatment?

Revista NDT

Glycated albumin and blood sugar control in advanced chronic kidney disease

The New England Journal of Medicine

Primary prevention of cardio-vascular disease with a Mediterranean diet supplementated with extra-virgin olive oil or nuts

Clopidrogel and aspirin in acute aschemic strocke and high-risk TIA

The Lancet

Endovascular ultrasound renal denervation to treat hypertension (RADIANCE-HTN SOLO): a multicentre, international, single-blind, randomised, sham-controlled trial

Effect of renal denervation on blood pressure in the presence of antihypertensive drugs: 6-month efficacy and safety results from the SPYRAL HTN-ON MED proof-of-concept randomised trial


Effect of a Home-Based Wearable Continuous ECG Monitoring Patch on Detection of Undiagnosed Atrial Fibrillation

Effect of Alteplase vs Aspirin on Functional Outcome for Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke and Minor Nondisabling Neurologic Deficits. The PRISMS Randomized Clinical Trial

Screening for Peripheral Artery Disease and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment With the Ankle-Brachial Index. US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement

Effect of a Multifaceted Quality Improvement Intervention on Hospital Personnel Adherence to Performance Measures in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke in China. A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Risk Assessment for Cardiovascular Disease With Nontraditional Risk Factors. US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

Journal of Hypertensión

Antihypertensive drug use in resistant and nonresistant hypertension and in controlled and uncontrolled resistant hypertension

Obesity and cardiovascular risk: a call for action from the European Society of Hypertension Working Group of Obesity, Diabetes and the High-risk Patient and European Association for the Study of Obesity part A mechanisms of obesity induced hypertension, diabetes and dyslipidemia and practice guidelines for treatment

Insights and implications of new blood pressure guidelines in children and adolescents


Association Between Baseline LDL-C Level and Total and Cardiovascular Mortality After LDL-C Lowering. A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Association Between Use of Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibitors, Glucagon-like Peptide 1 Agonists, and Dipeptidyl Peptidase 4 Inhibitors With All-Cause Mortality in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes. A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Effect of Glyburide vs Subcutaneous Insulin on Perinatal Complications Among Women With Gestational Diabetes. A Randomized Clinical Trial

Management of Bleeding in Patients Taking Oral Anticoagulants

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in 2018

Hypertension Management in Barbershops

Framingham at 70: What We’ve Learned About Women and Heart Disease

Revista Hypertension

Blood Pressure Measurement and Hypertension Diagnosis in the 2017 US Guidelines. First Things First

Treatment Thresholds and Targets in Hypertension. Different Readings of the Same Evidence?

Nocturnal Hypertension. New Technology and Evidence.

Blood Pressure Management. Beyond the Guidelines

Revista NDT

The Journal of Clinical Hypertension

The impact of fixed‐dose combination versus free‐equivalent combination therapies on adherence

Journal of Hypertensión

Knowledge, availability, and use of ambulatory and home blood pressure monitoring in primary care in Spain: the MAMPA study

Visit-to-visit (long-term) and ambulatory (short-term) blood pressure variability to predict mortality in an elderly hypertensive population

Blood pressure variability and kidney disease: another vicious circle?

Fibrates in hypertension: where do we stand?

The New England Journal of Medicine

Multiplicity Considerations in Clinical Trials

The Lancet

Practice patterns and outcomes after stroke across countries at different economic levels (INTERSTROKE): an international observational study



Effect of the Pulmonary Embolism Rule-Out Criteria on Subsequent Thromboembolic Events Among Low-Risk Emergency Department Patients. The PROPER Randomized Clinical Trial

Effect of a Quality Improvement Intervention on Clinical Outcomes in Patients in India With Acute Myocardial Infarction. The ACS QUIK Randomized Clinical Trial.

Effect of Low-Fat vs Low-Carbohydrate Diet on 12-Month Weight Loss in Overweight Adults and the Association With Genotype Pattern or Insulin Secretion. The DIETFITS Randomized Clinical Trial.

Guidelines for Adult Stroke Rehabilitation and Recovery

Estimated 24-Hour Urinary Sodium and Potassium Excretion in US Adults

Measurements of 24-Hour Urinary Sodium and Potassium Excretion. Importance and Implications.

Individualizing Blood Pressure Targets for People With Diabetes and Hypertension. Comparing the ADA and the ACC/AHA Recommendations.

Effect of Loading Dose of Atorvastatin Prior to Planned Percutaneous Coronary Intervention on Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events in Acute Coronary Syndrome. The SECURE-PCI Randomized Clinical Trial.

Association of Solid Fuel Use With Risk of Cardiovascular and All-Cause Mortality in Rural China

Journal of Clinical Hypertensión

Hypertension and frailty in older adults

Journal of Hypertensión

Sex differences in hypertension and other cardiovascular diseases

Association of diastolic blood pressure with cardiovascular events in older people varies upon cardiovascular history

Effects of metabolic syndrome on arterial function in different age groups: the Advanced Approach to Arterial Stiffness study

Who might benefit from Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial’s lower blood pressure targets? LIFE in the fast lane

Revista Hypertension

Preconception Blood Pressure Levels and Reproductive Outcomes in a Prospective Cohort of Women Attempting Pregnancy

Should Hypertension Be Treated in Late Life to Preserve Cognitive Function? Pro Side of the Argument.

Revista NDT

Hypercalcemia: etiology and management 

The New England Journal of Medicine

Cardiovasccular safety of febuxostat or allopurinol in patients with gout

Relationship between clinic and ambulatory blood-pressure measurements and mortality

The Lancet

Efficacy of self-monitored blood pressure, with or without telemonitoring for tritiation of antihypertensive medication (TASMINH4): an unmasked randomised controlled trial

Risck thresholds for alcohol: combined analysis of individual participant data for 599912 current drinkers in 83 prospective studies